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FZNT25 KWNM 260852
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
352 AM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG COLD FRONT OVER THE ERN PORTION OF THE
WATERS WILL MOVE E AND SE AWAY FROM THE WATERS TODAY. HIGH PRES
WILL BUILD E TOWARD THE COAST THIS AFTERNOON...MOVE E ACROSS THE
WATERS TONIGHT INTO MON...THEN PASS E OF THE REGION MON NIGHT
INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE BACK ACROSS THE SRN
WATERS. A WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP OFF THE NRN MID ATLC COAST
TUE...PASS NE ACROSS THE NRN WATERS TUE NIGHT...AND THEN LIFT N
OF THE AREA WED. ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
W WED NIGHT...CROSS THE WATERS THU...THEN PASS SE OF THE WATERS
THU NIGHT.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TODAY...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED TSTMS.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING W TO NW. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 8 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TODAY...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING E 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 6 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS
4 TO 6 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO
6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SW. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W TO NW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.



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